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Sorbiers tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Montbrun-les-Bains at 24 km from Sorbiers

Visit Sorbiers: highlights and tourist information

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Sorbiers is situated in the Hautes-Alpes department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbrun-les-Bains at 24 km and Aubres at 32 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sorbiers, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Sorbiers in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 24 km (direction south-south-west), in the Drome department

The medieval centre of Montbrun-les-Bains, listed as a 'most...

See Montbrun-les-Bains guide


at 32 km (direction west), in the Drome department

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice you to further...

See Aubres guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault...

See Sault guide


at 34 km (direction west), in the Drome department

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around...

See Nyons guide


at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The citadel is the main attraction in Sisteron, along...

See Sisteron guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

You are spoiled for choice in Vaison-la-Romaine, with substantial Roman...

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide


at 44 km (direction south), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The medieval castle with its domed rotunda is just one of...

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching...

See Le Barroux guide


at 46 km (direction east-north-east)

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest...

See Gap guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of the Dentelles-de-Montmirail...

See Dentelles de Montmirail guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Seguret is a very picturesque village east of Orange, now classified...

See Seguret guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Drome department

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized, which...

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 49 km (direction south), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

After a stroll around the historic village of Oppedette you...

See Oppedette guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Forcalquier is a pleasant Luberon town with several interesting historic monuments...

See Forcalquier guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Alpes

Map of places to visit near Sorbiers


Markets in and near Sorbiers

  • Serres: market Saturday (13km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (19km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (22km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (27km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (28km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Sorbiers, Provence

Tourist attractions near Sorbiers, France

What to do at Sorbiers? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sorbiers.

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (42km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (45km)
  • Jarditrain (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Sorbiers is in the south-east of France at 46 kilometres from Gap, the department capital (general information: Sorbiers is 555 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sorbiers

Canton: Rosans

Arrondissement: Gap

Department: Hautes-Alpes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Sorbiers

from Gap (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 555 km

from Calais: 782 km

from Nice: 155 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 497 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Nice, Lyon or Grenoble airports. By car from the UK allow about 10 hours for the journey from Calais to here. For driving distances to Sorbiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montjay, Moydans, Ribeyret and Saint-Andre-de-Rosans.

This page in French: Visiter Sorbiers

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